Salam dear friends,
Africa is one of the most diverse beautiful continents in the world, and I think it’s a must to know some basic facts about it…
Today, I’m going to share with you 10 interesting facts that I think you should know about Africa…. Enjoy 😉
1)_ Africa is the second most populous continent with about 1.1 billion people; 16% of the world’s population.
2)_ Arabic is spoken by 170 million people on the continent.
3)_ Over 50% of Africans are under the age of 25… That’s amazing 🙂
4)_ The largest religion in Africa is Islam, followed by Christianity. These two religions make up 85% of the continent’s population.
5)_ The longest river in the world, the Nile (4,132 miles), is located in Africa.
6)_ Africa is the world’s second driest continent (after Australia).
7)_ Lake Victoria is the largest lake in Africa and the second-largest freshwater lake in the world.
8)_ Africa has over 85% of the world’s elephants and over 99% of the remaining lions.
9)_ Africa is home to the world’s largest living land animal, the African elephant, which can weigh up to 7 tons.
10)_ While Egypt is most well known for its pyramids, the Republic of Sudan actually has 223 of its own pyramids, double the number of pyramids in Egypt.
Hope it was useful… There is a lot more to know about Africa. But,I think you’ll read more about it… 😉
Do you live in an African country ?? Have you ever gone to an African country ??
How did you find it ???
Talk to you soon Insha’ALLAH 🙂